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2 killed, 40 hurt in Aklan bus mishap

by on Nov.16, 2010, under Places

Two students were died while more than 40 others were injured when the bus they were riding fell into a 10 foot ravine in a village in Aklan province. According to the report the fatalities are 11 years old a grade six pupil and a resident of Barangay Galicia, Madalag, Aklan and the other one is a first high school also the same of said barangay. The fatalities were reportedly riding on the top of the bus and jumped over when the bus fell. Those who are injured ere rushed to Madalag Municipal Health Center. Based on the investigation the driver of the bus lost control when it failed to traverse the upward road in Barangay Alaminos, Madalag, Aklan. The investigation also showed that the bus was overloaded. The police are now readying cases to be charge against the bus driver

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